Albany Med students honor medical education donors

Updated: 08/18/2014 5:26 PM
Created: 08/18/2014 9:13 AM WNYT.com
By: WNYT Staff

MENANDS - Students from Albany Medical College are paying tribute to those who donated their bodies to science.

A memorial service was held Monday at Albany Rural Cemetery for friends and relatives of the 335 donors.

The students and faculty say they are extremely grateful for the selfless gifts that allow them to learn from dissecting human bodies.

The college calls the donation of a body a unique and priceless gift.


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